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(1987-current)




"dirtbugi". Very early SR5. June 1988. Serial 50101.

50035...1988. Natural.
50040...1988. Sunburst (EB's early version) with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
50059...14 June 1988. Translucent Blueburst with Maple. White pg. Black PUP and control knobs. Blank neck plate. Encircled "R" after "Music Man" in upper position.
50097...1988. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
50101...Neck 1 Jun 1988. Body 8 Jun 1988. White with Fretless Pau Ferro (?). Birdseye Maple neck. White pg and PUP.
50107...DOB 8 Aug 1988. Neck 2 Aug 1988 ("Brett"). Body 25 Apl 1988. White with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
50129...1988. White with rosewood. White pg and PUP.
50154...1988. Trans Red with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
50155...1988. White with Flamed Maple. White pg.
50178...DOB 8 Aug 1988. White with Rosewood. White pg.
50183...First to be shipped from factory 2 June 1988. Colour not recorded but described as "Special". Rosewood fretboard.
50194...22 July 1988. Trans Red with Maple. White pg (originally Black pg).
50197...Second to be shipped from factory 7 June 1988. White with Rosewood.
50269...1 Nov 1988. Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg.
50281...20 Dec 1988. Neck date 3 Nov 1988. Blue with maple White pg and PUP.
50301...1 Nov 1988. Peach with Rosewood. White pg.
50316...1 Nov 1988. Trans Blueburst with Rosewood. White pg. Poplar body.
50331...7 Dec 1988. Red (EB data Base says "Special"). Maple. White pg. White PUP.
50346...18 Sept 1988. Orangeburst (or Sunburst) with Maple. Black pg.
50354...1988. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
50362...Nov 1988. Trans Blue with Rosewood (or Pau). White pg. Metal Battery cover.
50403...Jan 1989. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg, pup and control knobs.
50409...02/89. Blueburst with Rosewood. White pg and PUP.
50417...DOB 7 Feb 1989. Trans Red with Rosewood.
50436...1989. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
50439...1989. Trans Blue with Rosewood (figured Maple neck). White pg and PUP. Unmarked neck plate. Encircled "R" in upper position after MM.
50444...Feb 1989.
50458...03/89. Black with Rosewood. Appears to have Pearl pg (?). Metal battery cover. Serial on bridge in small digits above string saddles.
50484...13 Jan 1989. Refinished in Natural (originally Trans Red). Alder body.
50499...Purchased Feb 1989. Sunburst. Black pg.
50530...03/89.
50558...1989. Trans Blueburst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
50562...6 Feb 1989. Black with Maple. Alnico pole pieces.
50578...Neck 28 Dec 1988. Body 6 Feb 1989. Sunburst (older version of Honeyburst).
50592...13 Mar 1989. Natural with Rosewood.
50593...1989. Natural with Rosewood.
50600...13 Jan 1989. Sunburst (older version of Honeyburst).
50606...DOB 3 Apl 1989. Dates on neck and body 13 Jun 1988 and 1 Jun 1988. Trans Blue. Fretless. White pg.
50626...Neck 15 May 1989. Body 27 Feb 1989. Stamp on instrument says Sunburst. Appears 2 tone Sunburst. Maple neck. Black pg. Serial on Bridge. Modified with Basslines PUP and Seymour Duncan Pre-amp.
50628...05/89. Natural with Maple.
50641...Mar 1989.
50677...05/89. Black with Pau Ferro. Lined fretless. Black pg. Metal battery cover.
50716...DOB 12 June 1989. Neck 6 Dec 1988. Body 25 Apl 1989. Sunburst (EB's early version) with Rosewood. Southern Ash body.
50738...May 1989.
50867...21 Jun 1989. Neck 31 May 1989 with "RC6-16" in pencil. Body 24 May 1989. Black with Rosewood. Poplar body. Blank neck plate.
50871...8 June 1989. Trans Blue Burst (Poplar body). Originally Maple neck but now Rosewood. Black pg. Blank neckplate. Encircled "R" in upper position after MM.
50910...13 Sept 1989. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg. Black knobs. Blank neckplate. Encircled "R" in upper position after MM.
50912...1989. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg. Encircled "R" on logo in upper position.
50913...1989. Natural. Black pg. Blank neck plate.
51034...3 Mar 1990. Trans Red with Maple.
51080...Apl 1990. Natural.
51098...16 Feb1990. White (originally Sunburst) with Maple. White pg.
51190...15 Dec 1989. Rosewood fretboard. No other info.
51270...Sept 1990.
51271...DOB 5 Dec 1989. Fretless. No other info.
51302...5 Dec 1989. White with Maple. White Pearl pg (originally plain White). Unstamped neck plate. PUP with Alnico pole pieces.
51304...1989. Natural with Rosewood.
51328...12 Sept 1989. Red with Rosewood.
51393...Sep 1989. Blue with Rosewood.
51493...3/90. White with Maple. White pg. serial on bridge. Metal battery cover.
51532...May 1990. Natural.
51533...May 1990. Sunburst (old version similar to Honeyburst). Rosewood. White pg
51535...July 1990.
51663...08/90. Natural with Maple. Black pg. Metal battery cover. Old neck plate logo.
51734...DOB 26 Nov 1990. Natural with Maple.
51753...8 June 1990. White with Birdseye laquered neck. White pg. White PUP. Metal battery cover. Old neck plate logo. Encircled "R" on logo in upper position.
51790...Inspection docket 4 Sept 1991. White with Birds Eye laquered neck. White pg. Serial on Bridge. Metal Battery Cover.
51826...11/91. Black Pearloid (?) finish. Black pg. White PUP. 6 Bolt maple neck. Metal battery cover.
51835...28 Jan 1991. Black with Rosewood. Black pg.
51879...Neck 26 Oct 1990. Body 15 Aug 1990. Pre-amp dated 10 Oct 1990. Pots dated 1990 and one pot 1989. Trans Blueburst with Maple. White pg. Encircled "R" on headstock logo in lower position.
51891...DOB 12 Sept 1990.
51937...26 Feb 1991. Trans Red (darker version) with Maple.
51952...1991. Trans Teal with Birdseye Maple.
51966...Owner believes 1991. White with Rosewood. Black pg. White PUP. Old logo neck plate. Encircled "R" in upper position.
51972...1991. Black with birdseye Maple. Black pg.
52102...13 May 1992. Natural with Rosewood on Birdseye maple.
52120...9 Sept 1992. Black with Maple. Poplar body.
52160...DOB 9 Sept 1991. Neck 26 June 1991. Boby 14 Aug 1991. White with Maple.
52165...May 1992.
52172...1991. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg. Encircled "R" in upper position.
52204...04/91. Candy Apple Red (or Trans Red) with Rosewood. Black pg.
52269...Neck 24 Apl 1991. Body 8 May 1991.
52298...Neck 29 Feb 1991 (1991 not a leap year and is presumed the date should read 1 Mar 1991). Body 20 feb 1991. Black with Rosewood. Black pg. metal battery cover.
52329...28 May 1991. Teal with birdseye Maple. Black pg.
52332...9 May 1991.
52342...1991. Black with Rosewood.
52344...1991. Black with Fretless Pau Ferro. Black pg.
52379...1991. Natural with Rosewood (on birdseye Maple).
52406...11 Apl 1991. Trans Red with Maple.
52425...Sticker on rear of Bass pot dated 7 Feb 1991. Pre-amp board identification "S/R5 3EQ 1-90".
52450...4 Mar 1991.
52466...DOB 10 May 1991. Natural with Maple. Black pg. Gloss neck.
52477...DOB 23 May 1991. White with Maple. White pg. White PUP. 10.5 lbs weight. In 1991, all solid colours are Poplar.
52485...1991. White with Maple. Black pg and PUP. Black knobs. Encircled "R" after MM in down position.
52522...Aug 1992? (EB says 08/01 !!!). Tabacco Burst with Rosewood. Finished Neck. 6 Bolt. Serial located on Bridge. Metal battery cover.
52571...22 July 1991. Black with Maple. Black pg.
52646...06/92. White with Maple. White pg and PUP. Encircled "R" after "Music Man" in down position.
52696...1992. White with Maple. White pg and PUP. Bartolini P Bass PUP added to neck position.
52714...DOB 20 Feb1992. Honeyburst. White pg.
52727...06/92. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg.
52760...10 Sept 1992. Trans Teal with Maple.
52768...05/92. Described as Vintage Autumn Sunburst with Maple. White pg and PUP. Oil and wax neck finish. Metal battery cover.
52774...Sept 1991. Vintage Sunburst with birds eye Maple. White pg.
52838...09/92. No info.
52863...01/92. Black with lined fretless Rosewood. Black pg. Metal battery cover.
52911...7 Feb 1992. Natural. Fretless (originally Fretted Rosewood).
52914...Neck 11 Jun 1992. Body 11 May 1992. Butterscotch Blonde. Neck pocket stamped "BUTTER". Pau Board on Birdseye Maple. Tort pg. Black PUP. Black knobs.
52954...14 Jan 1992. Black with Rosewood.
52992...15 June 1992. Trans Blueburst (Poplar body). Finished neck.
53013...24 Nov 2002. Trans Teal. Black pg.
53360...Body 24 Feb 1993 (included on body "BLACK". In pencil "Scot" and "DB"). No neck markings. Black with Black pg. Owner notes that body is NOT ash.
53124...15 Dec 1992. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg.
53133...Purchased used in 1995. Sunburst with Maple. White pg.
53415...04/93. Vintage 3 Tone Burst with Birds Eye Maple. Black pg and PUP.
53466...Apl 1993. Black.
53487...11 Mar 1993. Trans Red (EB's older Trans Red similar to a Trans Crimson). Originally fretless but now lined fretless. Non-original Abalone pg. Alder body.
53559...1993. Natural with Maple. White pg.
53564...29 June 1993. Natural with Maple.
53574...16 Apl 1993. Black. Original Fretless Pau Ferro replaced with Ebony.
53596...1993. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
53604...06/93. Natural wiyh Rosewood (birds eye Maple). Black pg. Bought new end 1993.
53651...14 Apl 1993. Trans Red with Pau Ferro fretless.
53661...1993. Natural with Rosewood.
53698...1993. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Tort pg (originally White). White PUP.
53723...Neck June 1993. Pots July 1993. Black with Rosewood. Black pg.
53823...DOB 16 Aug 1993. Sunburst (old version) with Birdseye Maple. White pg. Original White PUP replaced with Black. In PUP cavity "SUNBST". Also "ST95" (marker pen). On bottom of each PUP pole piece "S" "T" "9" and "5". Printed circuit board "S/R5 5 3 -92". Sticker on Bass pot "20 July 1993" and handwritten is "RVC DS". Oil and wax neck finish.
53879...30 Aug 1993. Trans Blueburst with Rosewood.
53897...1 Oct 1993. Black with Maple.
53910...2 Sept 1993. Vintage Sunburst. ("Vintage" written under PUP in red). Poplar wood for body.
53925...1993. Sunburst (Older version of Honeyburst) with Birdseye Maple.
54064...25 Oct 1993. Trans Red. Pau Ferro fretless. Black pg.
54307...19 Nov 1993. Black with Maple. Black pg.
54411...17 Mar 1994. Sunburst (Older version of Honeyburst).
55048...DOB 21 Apl 1994. Trans Blueburst with Maple. White pg. Poplar body.
55066...Jul 1994. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg.
55106...28 June1994.
55120...24 Jun 1994. Trans Red with Lined Fretless Pau Ferro.
55141...Jun 1994. Natural with Pau Ferro. Frettless.
55143...Purchased new 1994. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg. Black PUP. Metal battery cover.
55278...15 Sept 1994. Trans Red. Fretless.
55330...23 Sept 1994. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg.
55362...11/94. Black with Maple. Black pg. Serial in front of saddles (PUP side). Metal battery cover.
55459...21 Sept 1994. Natural with Rosewood.
55498...1994. Sunburst with Rosewood. Tort pg.
55512...11/94. Black with Maple. Black pg, PUP and control knobs.
55534...22 Nov 1994.
55634...1994. Trans Red (darker version) with Rosewood. Metal battery cover.
55686...30 Nov 1994. Black. Fretless.
55693...11/94. Honeyburst with fretless Pau Ferro. White pg and PUP. First 9 positions have frets (not original).
55710...12 Feb 1995. Natural.
55733...2 Dec 1994.
55803...16 Feb 1995. Sunburst with Rosewood.
55817...02/95. No info.
55864...21 Mar 1995. Natural with Rosewood.
55866...DOB 15 March 1995. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
55870...Neck 14 Mar 1995. Body 18 Feb 1995. White with Rosewood (birds eye Maple). White pg and PUP. Metal battery cover.
55909...04/95. No other info.
55978...Neck marking on rear of heel - PM 3-13-1995 in pencil.Body neck pocket - FEB 15 1995 in rubber stamped ink. Caramel Burst with Rosewood (?).
56108...10/95. White with Pau Ferro. Fretless. Birdseye Maple Neck. Black pg and control knobs.
56126...10 May 1995. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
56198...4 May 1995. Natural (originally Trans Teal) with lined fretless Pau Ferro.
56226...2 June 1995. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
56317...24 Aug 1995. Trans Teal with Maple.
56323...11 Sept 1995. Black plastic receptor.
56412...10/95. Sunburst (now called Honeyburst) with Rosewood. BLACK DOT MARKERS. White pg. White PUP.
56448...10/95. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
56533...21 Nov 1995. Trans Red. Black pg.
56542...13 Nov 1995. Honeyburst with Maple. Black pg.
56569...13 Nov 1995. Sunburst.
56707...Dec 1995. Natural with Maple. Tort pg (originally Black).
56780...01/96. Trans Red with Pao Ferro. Lined Fretless. Black pg.
56820...Body 15 Jan 1996. Black with Rosewood. Matt Black pg.
56872...27 Nov 1995. White with Rosewood.
56961...Body (?) 19 Jan 1996. Sunburst with Rosewood. Tort pg.
57007...21 June1996. Black with Rosewood (and birds-eye Maple).
57045...08/96. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg. Plastic battery cover. 6 bolt neck plate with old EB plate logo. Serial on bridge. (European owner).
57079...18 June 1996. Trans Red (Alder) with Rosewood. Black pg.
57321...5 Apl 1996. Natural (originally Black).
57325...1996. Black with Maple. Black pg.
57356...1996. Black with Rosewood.
57371...1996. Natural with figured Maple. Black pg.
57813...4 Mar 1998. Black with Maple.
57815...20 Nov 1996. Trans Teal.
57834...Mar 1998. Black with Rosewood. Dated double checked by Derek at EB.
57853...Purchased new 1996. Trans Red with Fretless lined Pau Ferro. Black pg. Black PUP. Metal battery cover.
57855...DOB 28 Mar 1998 (year date checked and correct). Sunburst (forerunner to Honeyburst). Maple Fret board. Saddles cut to string diameter.
57974...No neck date. Body 8 Oct 1996. Orange Burst (Honey burst?) with Maple. White pg and PUP. Plastic battery cover.
59013...Purchased Apl 1997. Natural with Rosewood.
59026...6 Mar 1997. Sunburst (Now known as Honeyburst).
59031...7 Mar 1997. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
59240...1997. No other info.
59249...04/97. Black with Maple. Black pg. Serial located on Bridge.
59284...2 Mar 1997. Trans Teal with Maple. White Pearl pg (originally Black pg).
59366...Jun 1997.
59432...1997. Black with Maple. Black pg.
59462...19 Jun 1997. Black with Rosewood. Poplar body.
59528...Jun 1997. Fretless.
59560...28 Aug 1997.
59600...1997. Black with Rosewood.
59619...11 Sept 1997. Trans Teal with Maple.
59655...Neck 2 Jun 1997. Body Date..24 Jul 1997. Black with Maple.
59894...1997. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Black pg.
59903...20 May 1998. Black.
59991...16 Jan 1998. Trans Red.
E00005...1998. Black.
E00040...1998. Trans Teal with Rosewood. Black pg and knobs.
E00047...1998. Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg, PUP and control knobs.
E00048...01/98. Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg, PUP and control knobs.
E00053...01/98. Natural with Rosewood. Tort pg. New neck plate logo. Plastic battery holder.
E00062...1998. Sunburst (forerunner to Honeyburst) with Rosewood. White pg and White PUP.
E00128...1998. Vintage Sunburst with Maple. Black pg.
E00129...1998. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E00345...12 Mar 1998. Trans Teal.
E00352...03/98. Black with Maple. black pg.
E00612...1998. Trans Teal with Rosewood. Black pg.
E00920...15 Apl 1998. Sunburst with Maple.
E00950...8 Apl 1998. Trans Teal.
E00959...9 Apl 1998. Trans Red with Rosewood.
E01229...29 Apl 1998. Trans Teal with Rosewood.
E01279...Apl 1998. Honeyburst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E01285...29 Apl 1998. Natural. Black pg.
E01872...Owner believes 1998. Honeyburst (?). Fretless. White pg and PUP.
E01876...1998. Honeyburst with Fretless Pau Ferro. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E01902...Jun 1998.
E02006...May/Jun 1998. Black with Rosewood.
E02242...17 June 1998. Trans Teal.
E02427...5 June 1998. Honeyburst with Maple. White pg.
E02438...5 June 1998. Honeyburst with Maple. Original White pg replaced with White Ice.
E02883...8 July 1998. Trans Teal with Rosewood.
E03389...1998. No other info.
E03881...08/98. Trans Red with maple.
E04014...24 Aug 1998. Trans Red with Rosewood.
E04021...DOB 24 Aug 1998. Honeyburst with fretless Pau Ferro. White pg and PUP.
E04031...Neck date (pencil) 8/19/98. Body date (stamp) July 24, 1998. Honeyburst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E04187...21 Aug 1998. Trans Red with Rosewood.
E04196...DOB 21 Aug 1998. Honey Burst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E04197...Aug 1998. Honeyburst with Rosewood (? perhaps Pau). White pg. White PUP.
E05090...9 Oct 1998. Black with Rosewood.
E05251...10/98. Black with Maple.
E05272...20 Oct 1998. Natural Velvet with Rosewood.
E05288...Oct 1998.
E05742...19 Nov 1998. Sunburst with Maple.
E05982...9 Dec 1998. Black with Maple.
E06119...DOB 12 Dec 1998. Honeyburst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E06367...Dec 1998. Natural.
E06452...12/98. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E06724...01/99. Sunburst with lined fretless Pau Ferro (originally unlined). Non-original Abalone dot markers.
E06773...01/99. No info.
E06819...Jan 1999. (EB says 02/99). Black Fretless with lined Pau Ferro. Black pg.
E06886...02/99. Black with Maple. White pearloid pg.
E07003...28 Dec 1998. Natural.
E07004...28 Dec 1998. Natural.
E07046...Purchased new 1999. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg. Black PUP.
E07107...Purchased 1999. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg.
E07127...02/99. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
E07241...DOB 25 Mar 1999. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
E07271...DOB 17 Mar 1999.
E07276...22 Mar 1999. Black with fretless Pau Ferro.
E07406...19 Mar 1999. Natural with Maple.
E07513...DOB 29 Mar 1999. Trans Purple with Maple. Black pg.
E07590...Apl 1999.
E08603...29 June 1999. Trans Green.
E08647...18 June 1999. Vintage Sunburst with Maple. Matching headstock. Original White pg replaced with Tort.
E08664...06/99. Black with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E08827...1999. Natural. White pg.
E08969...9 July 1999. Pearl Platinum.
E09091...1 June 1999. Sunburst with Maple (fore-runner to Honeyburst).
E09131...06/99. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
E09196...4 June 1999. Natural with Maple. Black pg.
E09501...1999. Orange Burst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E09557...1999. Trans Green with Maple. Black pg.
E09567...09/99. Trans Green with Maple. Black pg.
E09586...4 Oct 1999. Black Sparkle with Maple. Matching headstock.
E10101...26 Oct 1999. Trans Orange with Maple.
E10174...10/99. Black with Rosewood. Moonstone pg.
E10370...Oct 1999. White with Maple.
E10374...13 Oct 1999. Fire Engine Red with Maple. White Pearl pg.
E10406...3 Nov 1999. Black.
E10446...Nov 1999.
E10573...Dec 1999. Amberburst with Maple.
E10781...11/99. Pearl Platinum with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Black pg.
E10789...24 Nov 1999. Black with Maple.
E10805...24 Nov 1999. Pearl Platinum with Rosewood. Black pg. Matching headstock.
E10925...12/99. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E11073...12/99. Honeyburst with Maple. White pg and PUP. Matching headstock.
E11077...12/99. Blue with Maple. Black Pearloid pg. Matching headstock. Plastic battery receptor.
E11111...22 Dec 2009. Fretless.
E11174...12/99. Trans Green with Maple. Purchased new Jan 2000. Original white pg replaced with White Pearloid. Serial on neck plate. New neck plate logo. Affectionately known as "Heinz".
E11181...30 Dec 1999. Vintage Sunburst with Maple. Tort pg.
E11227...10 Dec 1999. Trans Gold with Maple. Matching headstock.
E11290...8 Dec 1999. Pearl Lavender with Maple. Matching headstock.
E11293...Body 4 Nov 1999. Candy Apple Red. Neck pocket marked "150" and "opaque".
E11340...01/00. Trans Orange.
E11672...01/00. Trans Orange with Rosewood. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E11695...01/00. Natural with Maple. White pg and PUP. New neck plate logo. Plastic battery receptor.
E11727...01/00. Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg.
E11736...21 Jan 2000. Trans Red with Rosewood.
E11876...27 Jan 2000. Metal Flake Green with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. Matching headstock.
E12138...7 Feb 2000. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg. Black PUP. Figured birdseye on neck and headstock. One piece body. Weight 10lbs 4oz. Pre-amp dated "11-16-99 ML".
E12352...02/00. Trans Purple with matching headstock. Maple Neck. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E12727...2000. Silver with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Chandler mint/white pg. Seymour Duncan PUP and pre-amp.
E12471...17 Feb 2000.
E12818...10 Mar 2000. Neck 6 Mar 2000. Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg.
E13003...12 Apl 2000. Black Sparkle with Rosewood. Black Pearl pg.
E13279...20 March 2000. Pearl Purple.
E13412...04/00. Trans Purple with Maple. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E13542...5 May 2000. Trans Purple. Originally owned by Country Band "Ricochet".
E13802...18 Apl 2000. Pearl Platinum (silver) with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Black pg. Pearl Platinum discontinued in 2001 in favour of Gunsmoke Silver which was also discontinued in 2001.
E13867...3 Apl 2000. Sunburst with Maple. White pg.
E13890...04/00. Purchased Germany 16 Mar 2001. Black with Maple. Black pg. Plastic battery cover. 6 bolt neck plate with new EB neck plate logo. Serial on neck plate. (European owner).
E13970...04/00. Trans gold with Maple.
E14130...25 Apl 2000. Honeyburst.
E14215...13 Jan 2006 (year correct). Black Cherryburst with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E14271...25 Apl 2000. Pearl Purple.
E14591...19 May 2000. Trans Green with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E14646...26 May 2000.
E14672...DOB 23 May 2000. Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg and PUP.
E14698...05/00. Honeyburst (?) with Rosewood. White pg and PUP. New neck plate logo.
E14789...5 June 2000.
E14807...Purchased Sept 2000. Honeyburst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E14848...Year 2000. Pearl Blue with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E14908...Year 2000. Metalic Silver with matching headstock. Rosewood frteboard. Black pg.
E14931...06/00. Red with Rosewood (?). White pearloid pg (not original).
E15476...13 DEc 2005 (correct year).
E16262...DOB 7 June 2000.Natural with Maple.
E16316...17 July 2000. Black Sparkle.
E16338...3 Sept 2004. Sapphire Black with Rosewood (now Maple). Black pg.
E16358...No Neck date. Body June 2000. Teal with Maple. Black pg.
E16442...New in 2000. Blue with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E16557...27 Nov 2000.
E16577...11/00.
E16679...28 July 2000.
E16598...DOB 27 Nov 2000. Pearl Purple.
E17325...10/00. Vintage Autumn Sunburst with Rosewood. White pg and PUP.
E173xx...Owner believes 2000. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E17333...10/00. Blue Sparkle(?) with with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E17657...DOB 9 Aug 2000.
E17698...16 Aug 2000. Trans Gold with Maple. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg.
E18022...08/00. Trans Green. Piezo option with the EQ.
E18015...DOB 1 Sep 2000. Lavender Pearl. Originally Fretted Rosewood. Frets now removed. White pg. White PUP.
E18065...1 Sept 2000. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Matching Head Stock.
E18323...DOB 3 Nov 2000. Pearl Purple with Maple. Matching headstock.
E18338...DOB 8 Mar 2004 (year is correct). Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Rear decal placed horizontally.
E18540...DOB 3 Oct 2000.
E18550...3 Oct 2000. Vintage Sunburst with Maple. White pg.
E18553...DOB 29 Sep 2000. Blue Pearl. Original Rosewood replaced with Maple.
E18611...DOB 5 Oct 2000. Sunburst with Rosewood. White pg.
E18670...DOB 5 Oct 2000. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg. New neck plate logo.
E18828...9 Nov 2000. Trans Red with Rosewood. White Pearl pg.
E18840...3 Nov 2000. Purple metalic flake. Matching headstock. Maple neck. White Pearloid pg. White PUP.
E18867...10 Oct 2000.
E18895...7 Nov 2000. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
E19015...12 Oct 2000. Black.
E19019...12 Oct 2000.
E19085...24 Oct 2000.
E19128...Owner says 2001. Black with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E19640...22 Dec 2000. Trans Red with Maple. White pg. White PUP.
E19685...27 Dec 2000. Trans Red with Maple. Matching headstock.
E19742...11/00. Blue with Maple. White pg. White PUP.
E19949...29 Dec 2000. Black Sparkle.
E20012...Dec99/Jan 2000. Teal with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E20040...DOB 5 Jan 2001. Lavender Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Black Pearl pg. Black PUP.
E20295...DOB 12 Jan 2001. Trans Orange with Rosewood. Piezo option.
E20428...Jan 2001. Natural with Maple.
E20435...Jan 2001.
E20504...30 Jan 2001. Lavender Pearl.
E20763...15 Feb 2001.
E20932...21 Feb 2001.
E20999...02/01. Pearl Blue with Maple. Black pg.
E21133...02/01. Trans Teal with lined fretless Pau Ferro. Black pg and PUP.
E21283...7 Mar 2001. Trans Gold.
E21300...2001. No other info.
E21452...8 Mar 2001. Natural with Pau Ferro fretless.
E21491...8 Mar 2001. Trans Teal with Maple. White Pearl pg. Black PUP and knobs.
E21520...03/01. Trans Gold with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E21735...15 Mar 2001. Vintage Sunburst. Fretless. Tort pg. Piezo bridge.
E21907...28 Mar 2001.
E21931...03/01. Purchased Jan 2003. Sunburst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E22102...04/01. EB advise colour is "Metal Flake Green" and was available from mid 1999 to early 2001 but existing orders continued.
E22327...04/01. Black with Maple. white pg. Oil and Wax neck finish.
E22554...04/01. Butterscotch (?) with Rosewood. Black pg.
E22585...DOB 26 Apl 2001. Blue Pearl with Maple. Matching headstock.
E22637...DOB 9 May 2001.
E22692...2001. Silver with Rosewood. Black pg.
E22822...2001. Silver. White Pearl pg. Piezo option.
E22910...Owner advises born on date to be May 2001. Metalic Silver with Rosewood (?). Black pg and PUP.
E23058...19 Apl 2001. Black Sparkle with Rosewood. Original White pg replaced with Mirror pg.
E23261...2 May 2001. Trans Red with Maple.
E23324...15 May 2001. Natural with Maple. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E23456...24 May 2001. Gunsmoke Silver
E23474...05/01. Silver with Rosewood. Black pg.
E23553...06/01 (or 07/01). Sunburst with Pau Ferro(?). White Pearloid pg.
E23636...7 June 2001. Pearl Platinum with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E23703...06/01. Trans Red with Maple. Matching headstock. Black pg and controlls. With Piezo PUP option.
E23788...06/01. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
E23869...2001. Trans Red with Maple. White pg. White PUP.
E24102...10 July 2001. Trans Gold.
E24496...(last digit may be a 5) 17 July 2001. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E24708...08/01. Trans Gold with Rosewood. White pearloid pg.
E24802...21 Aug 2001. Trans Gold with Rosewood.
E24959...DOB 28 Aug 2001. Metalic Blue with Maple. Matching headstock. Black Pearloid pg.
E25365...4 Oct 2001. Autumn Redburst with Rosewood. White pg.
E25425...10/01. Burnt Apple with Rosewood.
E25469...2001. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
E25509...Oct 2001. Purple with Maple. Piezo PUP. White moto pg. Originally Black moto. Affectionately known as "GRAPERAY".
E25604...16 Oct 2001. Burnt Apple.
E25757...23 Oct 2001.
E26200...11/01. Natural. Originally with fretted Rosewood but now fretless. Tort pg.
E26223...11/01. (Date on pot 16 Oct 2001). Purchased new 2003. Burnt Apple with Maple. Black pg.
E26229...9 Mar 2004. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood.
E26411...20 Nov 2001.Trans Gold with Rosewood.
E26439...Nov 2001.
E26461...Nov 2001. Red with Maple. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E26685...4 Dec 2001. Gold Sparkle with Fretless Pau Ferro.
E27318...12/01. No info.
E27468...Nov 2001.
E27650...31 Dec 2001. Black with Maple.
E27688...Dec 2001.
E27822...9 Jan 2002. Gold Sparkle with Rosewood.
E27881...01/02. Red Sparkle with Maple. Black Pearloid pg.
E27917...01/02. Natural with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E28077...Purchased in Dec 2002. Blue Dawn with Rosewood. Black pg.
E28160...01/02. Honeyburst with Rosewood.
E28357...8 Feb 2002.
E28550...28 Feb 2002.
E28655...02/02. Autumn Burst with Rosewood. Matching headstock. White Pearl pog. White PUP. New neck plate logo.
E28759...2002. Black with Maple.
E28871...15 July 2004 (year correct).Candy Red. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E29192...19 March 2002. Autumn Red Burst.
E29201...2002. Purchased new 13 Oct 2005. Honeyburst with Rosewood. White Pearl pg.
E29222...2002. Black with Maple. black pg.
E29292...12 Mar 2002 (Bought 2004). Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
E29322...Bought as new in Dec 2004 (owner in Brazil). Trans Gold with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E29358...2002. Trans Teal with Maple. Black pg.
E29845...2002. Red Cherryburst.
E29949...26 March 2002. Black with Maple.
E30002...4 Apl 2002. White Sparkle with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E30077...4 Apl 2002. Burnt Apple with Rosewood. Black pg. Matching headstock.
E30078...11 June 2002.
E30240...17 Apl 2002
E30375...04/02. Purchased early 2003. Sunburst with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Tort pg.
E30634...7 May 2002.
E30695...8 May 2002. Silver Sparkle with Maple.
E30805...05/02. Glacier Blue with Rosewood. White Pearloid pg. White PUP.
E30833...17 May 2002. Blue Dawn with Maple. Matching headstock. Piezo option.
E30873...05/02. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
E30874...2002. Trans Teal with Maple. White pg. Matching headstock.
E31236...18 June 2002. Trans Red.
E31241...18 June 2002. Natural with Maple.
E31294...7 June 2002. Trans Teal.
E31787...DOB 27 June 2002.
E32255...06/02. Honeyburst with Maple. Matching headstock. Tort pg.
E32292...DOB 28 June 2002. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
E32316...2002. Original Blue Dawn with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E32373...2 July 2002. Black.
E32442...07/02. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Tort pg. Black PUP.
E32571...07/02. Black Sparkle with Rosewood. Black pg.
E32820...16 Aug 2002.
E32838...08/02. Trans Gold with Maple. White Pearl pg.
E32942...DOB 8 Aug 2002. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Tort pg (originally Black).
E32984...9 Aug 2002. Trans Red with Maple. White Pearl pg.
E32996...8 Aug 2002. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood.
E33115...27 Aug 2002.
E33286...09/02. Sparkle Sunburst with Rosewood. White pg and PUP. New neck plate logo.
E33498...13 Sept 2002. Burnt Apple with Rosewood.
E33520...10/02. Autumn Red Rise Sparkle with Rosewood. White pg. Alder Body.
E33573...09/02. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Black pg, PUP and controls.
E33615...DOB 16 Oct 2002. Autumn Burst sparkle with Rosewood. White pg and PUP.
E33705...Oct 2002.
E33793...17 Oct 2002. Autumn Redburst with Rosewood. White pg.
E33849...19 Sept 2002.Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
E33953...25 Sept 2002.
E34066...2002. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E34218...8 Nov 2002. Carbon Blue Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Abalone pg.
E34231...10/02. Sunburst with Maple. Matching headstock. Black pg. Piezo bridge.
E34249...11/02. Trans Teal with Birds Eye Maple. White Pearloid pg. Black PUP. 6 Bolt neck.
E34355...12 Nov 2002. Tobacco Burst with Lined Fretless Pau Ferro. Matching headstock.
E34481...30 Oct 2002. Trans Orange.
E34536...11/02. No other info.
E34648...12/02. Orange Sparkle Burst with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E34691...DOB June 2005. Trans Gold with Maple. White Pearl pg.
E34717...10/02. Natural with Rosewood. Lined fretless. Black pg. Plastic battery receptor.
E34885...2002. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E34986...8 Jan 2003. Black with Maple. Black pg and control knobs.
E34990...Neck 8 Jan 2003. Body 4 Dec 2002. Ash body. White with Maple. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E35029...22 Feb 2005. Matte Black (Band "Disturbed").
E35200...01/03. Trans Blue with Maple. Matching headstock. Black pearloid pg. Piezo option.
E35267...12 Feb 2003. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Black pg.
E35527...2003. Orange with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E35539...2004. Copperhead Bronze.
E35640...2 Jan 2003. Pacific Blueburst.
E35882...2003. Cherryburst with Maple. Black pg.
E35979...12 Mar 2003. Blue Dawn.
E36189...01/03. Pearl Blue with Maple. black pg.
E36364...DOB 18 Apl 2003. Trans Teal with Rosewood. Black pg.
E36376...Neck 22 Apl 2003. Body 25 Mar 2003. Pacific Blueburst with Status carbon fibre neck. Black pg. Customized by prior owner with Aguilar OBP-3 Preamp. Nordstrand MM5.3 PUP.
E36391...04/03. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E36431...1 Apl 2003. Black with Pau Ferro Fretless.
E36580...DOB 3 Apl 2003. Black Cherryburst with Maple.
E37154...DOB 15 July 2003. Blue Dawn with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Finish discontinued mid 2002 but back orders to mid 2003.
E37194...07/03. Blue Pearl with Rosewood. Black pg.
E37202...07/03. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E37470...08/03. Natural with Rosewood. Tort pg. Serial on neck. New neck plate logo.
E37587...27 Aug 2003. Vintage Sunburst.
E37609...DOB 30 Sept 2003. Lava Pearl.
E37655...10/03. Black with Rosewood. Red Tort pg.
E37658...10/03. Sapphire Black with Rosewood. Black pg.
E37756...3 Nov 2003.
E37832...2003. Blue Pearl with Maple. White Pearl pg. Matching headstock. White PUP.
E37864...28 Aug 2003. Trans Red with Maple. Black pg.
E37880...3 Sept 2003. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E37932...6 Aug 2003. Honey Burst with Rosewood. Black pg.
E37937...5 Aug 2003. Vintage Sunburst with Maple.
E37980...31 July 2003. Bought in Dec 2003. Natural with Maple. White Pearl pg (originally Black).
E37989...1 Aug 2003. Cherryburst with Rosewood.
E38061...12 Aug 2005. Ltd Ed Buttercream with Fretless Pau Ferro.
E38167...11 Sept 2003. Black with Maple. Black pg and pup.
E38424...Neck 16 Sept 2003. Body 28 Aug 2003. Black with Rosewood. White Pearl pg (originally Black).
E38490...2003. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
E38560...09/03. Sunburst with Rosewood. Black pg.
E38586...09/03. Lava Pearl with Rosewood. White pg.
E38685...DOB 2 Oct 2003. Shipped from EB 7 Oct 2003. Graphite Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Moonstone pg.
E38693...17 Oct 2003. Graphite Pearl with Rosewood.
E38721...10 Dec 2003. Trans Gold with maple. White Pearl pg. Matching headstock. Piezo bridge.
E39028...20 Jan 2004. Black with Maple. Black pg. Black PUP.
E39333...9 Feb 2004. Trans Teal.
E39412...26 Feb 2004. Medallion Gold.
E39461...02/04. Candy Apple Red with Rosewood. White Pearl pg.
E39603...24 March 2004.Black with Maple. Black pg.
E39866...24 Feb 2004. Medallion Gold.
E40011...02/04. Honeyburst with Maple. White pg and PUP.
E40242...14 Apl 2004. Carbon Blue Pearl with Maple. Black pg.
E40279...15 Apl 2004. Lava Pearl.
E40283...14 Apl 2004. Black with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. Matching headstock.
E40439...28 Apl 2005.
E40507...05/04. Lava Pearl with Rosewood. White pg and PUP.
E40573...6 May 2004. Lava Pearl with Maple. Matching headstock. Piezo bridge.
E40596...5 May 2004.
E40791...04/04. Trans Orange with Maple. Black Pearl pg.
E41081...06/04. Black with Rosewood. Matching headstock.. Black pg.
E41113...2004. Teal with Maple. Matching headstock. Abalone pg. Piezo bridge.
E41143...2004. Trans Teal with Maple. White pg.
E41284...2004. Black with Maple. Black pg.
E41487...July 2004. Sapphire Black. Moonstone pg. Matching headstock.
E41490...14 July 2004. Lava Pearl with Rosewood.
E41511...07/04. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Black pg. Matching headstock.
E41531...12 July 2004. Pearl Blue with Rosewood. White pg.
E41544...9 July 2004.
E41654...21 July 2004.
E41741...25 Aug 2004.
E42040...04/04. Limited Edition Radiance Red with Maple. White Pearl pg. Black headstock with Gold print. White PUP.
E42176...05/04. Limited Edition Radiance Red with Maple.
E42177...2007. Lt Edition 2007 Blue Dawn with Maple.
E42281...DOB 4 Oct 2004. Limited Edition Envy Green with Maple. Abalone pg. Less than 100 of this finish made for the SR5's.
E42358...17 May 2007 (year correct). Ltd Edition 2007 Blue Dawn.
E43219...17 Aug 2004. Trans Gold with Maple. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg.
E43275...12 Aug 2004. Copperhead Bronze.
E43329...11 Aug 2004. Copperhead Bronze with Rosewood.
E43407...4 Oct 2004. Trans Teal with Maple. White pg. White PUP.
E43440...2004. Cherryburst with Rosewood.
E43452...11/04. Vintage Sunburst with Maple. White Pearl pg. Piezo bridge.
E43593...DOB 10 Dec 2004. Black with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E43821...15 Oct 2004. Lava Pearl with Rosewood. White pg. White PUP.
E43977...12 Oct 2004. Lava Pearl.
E44019...2 Dec 2004. White with Rosewood. White pg.
E44022...2 Dec 2004. Trans Teal with Maple. White pg. White PUP.
E44276...22 Dec 2004. Natural with Maple.
E44340...5 Jan 2005. Medallion Gold.
E44540...BOB 17 Nov 2004. Pacific Blueburst with Maple. Black Pearl pg.
E44806...Ordered Aug 2004 and arrived Feb 2005. White with matching headstock. White Pearl pg.
E45075...5 Jan 2005.
E45536...3 Mar 2005. No compensated nut. No other info.
E45536...2005. Cherryburst with Rosewood.
E46419...22 Mar 2005. Honeyburst.
E46926...25 May 2005. Black with Rosewood. Black pg.
E46929...2005. Black with Maple. Black Pearl pg.
E47001...DOB 31 May 2005.
E47117...2005. Carbon Blue Pearl with Maple.
E47121...15 June 2005. Black.
E47124...DOB 22 June 2005.
E47350...18 May 2005. Black with Maple. Black pg. Under paint below neck plate is written "Ltd Ed 2005".
E47549...14 July 2005. Natural with Maple.
E47889...2005. Trans Orange with lined fretless Pau Ferro. Tort pg. Piezo bridge.
E48058...12 Aug 2005. Black with Maple.
E48894...31 Aug 2005. Honeyburst.
E48986...14 Sept 2005.
E49406...DOB 26 Feb 2007. Limited Edition Dargie Delight with Rosewood.
E49593...8 Nov 2005. Black with Maple.
E49760...17 Nov 2005. Lava Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E50190...13 Dec 2005. Tobacco Burst with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. Matching headstock.
E50436...13 Jan 2006. White.
E50473...10 Jan 2006. White.
E50590...2006. Blue Pearl with Maple. White pg.
E50690...13 Mar 2006.
E50854...7 Feb 2006. Trans Red with Maple. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg. Piezo option.
E51117...2 Mar 2006. White.
E52468...23 Mar 2006.
E52683...18 May 2006. Egyptian Smoke.
E52724...29 June 2006. Natural with Maple. Tort pg. Piezo bridge.
E53040...17 May 2006. White with Maple. Matching headstock. Tort pg.
E53178...26 July 2006. Blue Pearl with Rosewood. Black pg.
E53420...2 June 2006. Tobacco Burst with Rosewood.
E53640...6 July 2006.
E53680...6 July 2006. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Black pg.
E53733...18 July 2006. Piezo bridge.
E53955...2006. Vintage Sunburst with Maple.
E53971...20 June 2006. Honeyburst.
E54156...2006. Cherryburst with Rosewood. Black pg. Matching headstock.
E54450..16 Aug 2006.
E54490...28 Aug 2006. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Black pg.
E54694...29 Sept 2006. Black.
E55696...17 Feb 2009. Ball Family Reserve (B.F.R.). Black with ALL ROSEWOOD NECK.
E56064...17 Nov 2006. Blue Pearl with Maple.
E56091...2006. Natural with Rosewood. Piezo bridge.
E56405...9 Nov 2006. Rolls Burgundy with Maple. Tort pg.
E56783...29 Sept 2006. Black Cherryburst with Maple. Black pg.
E56832...2006. Honeyburst with Maple. Black pg.
E57072...13 Feb 2007.
E57175...12 Mar 2007. White with Maple.
E57267...3 Nov 2006.
E57560...29 Dec 2006. Black with Maple.
E57902...12 Jan 2007. Black with Maple. Matching headstock.
E57931...11 Jan 2007. No other info.
E58034...24 Jan 2007. Pacific Blueburst.
E58104...31 Jan 2007. Dargie Delight with Rosewood.
E58631...16 Mar 2007. Dargie Delight.
E58639...14 Mar 2007. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E58742...26 Mar 2007. White with Rosewood.
E58807...4 Apl 2007. Honeyburst with Rosewood.
E58926...27 Mar 2007. Natural with Maple.
E59307...11 Apl 2007.
E59352...12 Apl 2007. Pacific Blueburst.
E59604...24 Apl 2007. No other info.
E59682...24 Apl 2007. Black with Rosewood. White Pearl pg.
E59740...4 May 2007.
E59764...1 May 2007. Natural with Pau Ferro fretless. Tort pg. Piezo option. Older style pickup housing.
E60136...13 June 2007. Black with Maple.
E60266...Purchased new 4 Oct 2007.
E60593...9 July 2007. Natural with Rosewood.
E60839...2007. Tobacco with Rosewood.
E61165...15 Aug 2007. Black with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Piezo bridge.
E61421...23 Aug 2007.
E61853...19 Sept 2007.
E61857...20 Sept 2007. Sapphire Black.
E61973...18 Sept 2007.
E62059...25 Jan 2008. Radiance Red with Rosewood. White Pearl pg.
SR5s shipped as from 12 March 2008 have switched from Ceramic pickups to Alnico (Initially all SR5's had been Alnico but changed to Ceramic circa 1992).
E62669...15 May 2008. Lava Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Black Ice pg.
E62675...14 May 2008.
E63559...9 Oct 2007. Natural with Maple. Tort pg.
E63628...7 Nov 2007. Graphite Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
E63955...28 Nov 2007.
E64811...15 Feb 2007.
E65242...21 Feb 2008. Radiance Red.
E65247...21 Feb 2008. Candy Red with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E65595...24 Apl 2008.
E65857...17 June 2008.
E66095...2008. Blue Pearl with Maple. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E66295...13 Mar 2008. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E68372...12 Sept 2008.
E68770...21 Oct 2008. True Gold with Rosewood. Tort pg.
E68834...30 Oct 2008.
E69079...17 Dec 2008. Trans Teal with Maple. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg. White PUP. Piezo option.
E69388...17 Dec 2008. Piezo bridge.
E69424...3 Dec 2008. Trans Gold with Maple. Tort pg.
E70841...26 Jan 2010. Stealth with Ebony.
E71658...2 July 2009.
E73332...27 July 2009. Ice Blue.
E74801...16 July 2010. Dargie Delight version 2. Lined Fretless.
E74898...3 Feb 2010. Blue Pearlwith Maple. Black pg .
E76856...20 Sept 2010. Indian Ivory. Matching headstock. Gold hardware. Special order for Guitar Center.
L03158...3 July 2002. Natural Left handed.
L03269...2 May 2001. Left handed.
L03316...Delivered to owner 4 Feb 2004. Tobacco Burst with unlined fretless Pau Ferro. Matching headstock. Black pg. Left handed.
L03465...5 Aug 2004. Natural. Fretless. Left handed.
L03478...DOB 17 Jan 2005. Left handed.
L03496...DOB 24 Jan 2005. Left handed.
L03519...DOB 25 Aug 2005. Trans Orange with Rosewood. Black Pearl pg. Left handed.
L03628...DOB 14 June 2006. Left handed.
L05005...26 Apl 2006. Black with Maple. Left handed.
L58009...22 Oct 1999. Black with Rosewood. Black pg. Left handed.
L58175...12 Dec 1996. Black with Rosewood. Black pg. Left handed.
L58183...6 Dec 1996. Left handed.
L58298...Says 1 1/2 years old as from 23 Nov 2005? Natural with Maple. Black pg. Left handed.
L58346...16 Jan 2002. Gremlin Green. Left handed.
L58356...13 Jun 2001. Natural. Left handed.
L58361...12 Aug 1998. Black with Rosewood. Lefy handed.
L58449...DOB 5 May 1997. Sunburst Lined Fretless. Left handed.
L58451...03/97. Sunburst with Rosewood. White pg. Left handed.
L58470...24 Jan 97. Sunburst with Maple. Left Handed.

SR5 NO DATE INFO.

50172...Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg.
50294...Black with Rosewood. Black pg. Faceless neck plate. Tuners stamped.
50325...Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
50842...Black with Maple. Black pg. Faceless neck plate.
51048...Trans Red with birds eye Maple. Matt Black pg.
51144...Black with fretless board finished in epoxy. Tort pg. Seymour Duncan PUP and pre-amp. "MM" markings appear on neck plate.
51837...Trans Blue with Rosewood. White pg and PUP.
51961...Black with Rosewood (originally Maple). Tort pg. "MM" markings appear on neck plate.
53559...Natural with Maple. White pg. (Norway).
53879...Trans Blue with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
55569...Body and pg multi-coloured (refin?). Rosewood neck.
56961...Cherryburst with Rosewood. White pg.
59548...Trans Red with Rosewood. White pg. Black PUP.
59752...Trans Blue with Maple. Black pg.
59897...Trans Red with Rosewood. Black pg.
E00327...No other info.
E00953...Honeyburst with Rosewood. White pg and PUP. Plastic battery compartment.
E12838...Trans Teal with Maple. Matching headstock. White pg and PUP.
E21228...Lavender Pearl (?) with Rosewood. Black Pearl pg. Matching headstock.
E25349...Described as Vintage Sparkle Autumn Burst with Rosewood. White Pearl pg. White PUP.
E25474...Black Sparkle with Maple. Black Pearl pg.
E27415...Natural with Maple. Black pg and knobs.
E28657...White.
E34503...Black with Maple. Black pg.
E40439...No other info
E43015...Natural with Rosewood. Black pg.
E43125...Honeyburst with Rosewood. White pg.
E43365...Copperhead Bronze with Rosewood. Copper pg.
L03193...Left handed. Natural with Maple. Tort pg.
L58187...Left handed. Honetburst with Maple. White pg and PUP.
L58361...Left handed. Black with Rosewood. Black Pearl pg.

STING RAY 5 DUAL PICKUP
(2005-current)


New model SR5 introduced at the July 2005 NAMM Show.
Available with eithertwo Humbuckers (HH) or one
Humbucker plus Single Coil (HS). No piezo
option.Depicted above E49931
(see below for details).
Pic "Steve Dude Barr".


E13335...24 Feb 2006. Blaqck with Maple. Black pg. HS pickup configuration.
E16367...2005 Ltd Ed Buttercream with Rosewood. HH pickup configuration (less than 20 of SR5 Ltd Ed Buttercreams made).
E17577...24 Feb 2006. Honeyburst. HH pickup configuration.
E25288...20 Dec 2006. Trans Orange. HH pickup configuration.
E27666...2 March 2007. Black. HS pickup configuration.
E31771...2 March 2006. Black with Maple. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E34451...DOB 1 Mar 2006. White with Maple. White pg. Matching headstock. HS pickup configuration.
E35685...DOB 7 Dec 2006. Honeyburst with Rosewood. HH pickup configuration.
E39920...DOB 20 Feb 2007. Dargie Delight. HH pickup configuration.
E42329...17 May 2007. Ltd ED Blue Dawn. HH pickup configuration.
E42361...2007. Ltd ED Blue Dawn. HH pickup configuration.
E42546...16 Oct 2007. Ltd ED Blue Dawn. HS pickup configuration.
E42658...2007. Ltd ED Blue Dawn with Rosewood. HS pickup configuration.
E44208...29 Mar 2007. Ltd Edition Dargie Delight. HH pickup configuration.
E47992...28 Feb 2007. Dargie Delight. HS pickup configuration.
E49433...6 Jan 2006. Honeyburst. HH pickup configuration.
E49798...16 Nov 2005. HH pickup configuration.
E49931...DOB 27 Dec 2005. Finished in limited edition Buttercream with Maple. Tort pg. Matching Headstock. HH pickup configuration. Weight 10 lbs.
E50341...19 Dec 2005. Finished in limited edition Buttercream with Rosewood. Tort pg. Matching Headstock. HH pickup configuration. Weight 9.8 lbs.
E50680...13 Mar 2006. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E51195...2 Mar 2006. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Black pg (originally White). HH pickup configuration.
E51409...15 Mar 2006. Honeyburst with Rosewood. HH pickup configuration.
E51654...7 Apl 2006. Limited Edition Buttercream with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration. Approx 14 Buttercream HH made.
E51716...25 Apl 2006. Natural with Maple. Tort pg. HS pickup configuration.
E52100...21 Mar 2006. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E52202...4 Apl 2006. Pacific Blueburst with Maple. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E52520...2 May 2006. HH pickup configuration.
E52561...2 May 2006. Natural with Maple. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E52636...13 July 2006. Natural with Maple. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E52741...20 June 2006. HH pickup configuration.
E53055...8 June 2006. Purchased late Oct 2007. Natural. HS pickup configuration.
E53997...15 Feb 2007. Desert Gold. HH pickup configuration.
E54182...2007. Limited Edition Dargie Delight finish. HH pickup configuration.
E54636...29 Sept 2006. Trans Red with Rosewood. Abolone pg. HH pickup configuration.
E54702...19 Sept 2006. Honeyburst. HH pickup configuration.
E56442...6 Dec 2006. Honeyburst with Rosewood. HH pickup configuration.
E56721...20 Sept 2006. Graphite Pearl. Moonstone pg. HH pickup configuration.
E56924...27 Sept 2006. Natural with Maple. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E57187...8 Feb 2007. Lava Pearl with Rosewood. Matching headstock. HH pickup configuration.
E57242...3 Nov 2006. Black with Rosewood. HH pickup configuration.
E57249...6 Feb 2007. Honeyburst with Rosewod. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E57706...19 Jan 2007. Natural with Rosewood. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E57814...28 Dec 2006. Black Cherryburst. Matching headstock. HH pickup configuration.
E57883...29 Dec 2006. Black Cherryburst with Rosewood. Matching headstock. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E57920...11 Jan 2007. Trans Orange with Pau Ferro fretless. Black Pearl pg. Matching headstock. HH pickup configuration.
E58249...2007. Limited Edition Dargie Delight finish with Rosewood. Black pg. HH pickup configuration.
E58975...27 Mar 2007. Trans Orange. Black pg. HS pickup configuration.
E59861...25 May 2007. Sapphire Black with Rosewood. Moonstone pg. HH pickup configuration.
E61131...14 Aug 2007. Vintage Sunburst with Rosewood. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E61443...22 Aug 2007. Black Cherryburst with Maple. Black pg. Matching headstock. HH pickup configuration.
E61466...22 Aug 2007. Honeyburst with Maple. Matching headstock. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E61686...3 Sept 2007. Sapphire Black with Rosewood. Black pg. HS pickup configuration.
E61725...11 Sept 2007. HH pickup configuration.
E61835...19 Sept 2007. Cherryburst with Status graphite neck. One piece body. HS pickup configuration.
E62278...4 Feb 2008. Egyptian Smoke with Rosewood. Tort pg. Matching headstock. HH pickup configuration.
E63016...21 June 2008. White with Maple. Matching headstock. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E64635...3 Apl 2008. Sapphire Black with Rosewood. Moonstone pg. HH pickup configuration.
E65264...5 Mar 2008. Natural with Maple. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
SR5s shipped as from 12 March 2008 have switched from Ceramic pickups to Alnico (Initially all SR5's had been Alnico but changed to Ceramic circa 1992).
E65405...7 Apl 2008. Honeyburst with Rosewood. Tort pg. HH pickup configuration.
E65590...24 Apl 2008. Tobacco Burst. HS pickup configuration.
E66254...13 March 2008. HH pickup configuration.
E66595...5 Aug 2008. HH pickup configuration.
E67776...13 Jan 2009. Graphite Pearl. HH pickup configuration.
E69453...5 Dec 2008. Electric Blue with Rosewood. HH pickup configuration (New colour introduced 2008).
E70510...2009. Pace Car Blue with Gold hardware. HH pickup configuration.
E71837...16 July 2009. Natural. Ash body. HH pickup configuration.
E72001...26 Feb 2009. Pace Car Blue with Gold hardware. BFR (Ball Family Reserve) ALL ROSEWOOD NECK. HH pickup configuration.
E72021...17 Mar 2009. Tobacco Burst. ALL ROSEWOOD NECK. HH pickup configuration.
E72064...Certificate dated 20 Mar 2009. Natural. Ball Family Reserve (B.F.R.) ALL ROSEWOOD NECK. HS pickup configuration.
E74026...2 Dec 2009. Natural. HH pickup configuration.
E74338...19 Nov 2009. HH pickup configuration.

CLASSIC SERIES (2010-current)


Pic from the Ernie Ball Website.
Classic SR4, SR4 & Sterling Basses. Slab Ash body with
strings-through-body bridge.2EQ pre-amp. 7.5 inch neck
radius sealed poly neck with choice of either flame or
bird's eye Maple. Maple or Rosewood fretboard.
Chrome battery covers.

Classic SR5

B055044...2010. Tobacco Burst with Birdseye Maple and Rosewood fretboard. Black pg. Black PUP.
B055058...2010. Classic White with Birdseye Maple and Rosewood fretboard. Tort pg. Black PUP.
B055066...2010. Powder Blue with Flame Maple and Rosewood fretboard.Tort pg. White PUP.
B055078...2010. Black with Flamed Maple. Black pg. Black PUP.
B055101...2010. Black with Birdseye Maple. Black pg. Black PUP.
B055260...Date on packaging box 17 May 2010. White with Birdseye Maple and Rosewood fretboard. Tort pg.
B055274...2010. Powder Blue with Birdseye Maple. Tort pg. White PUP.

STINGRAY 5 SPECIAL EDITIONS


20th Anniversary Bass. Production year 2007 only.


Finish "California Sunset". Ash body with Mahogany "Tone Block" and book-matched Maple top. Approx 50% each of quilted and flamed tops. Maple or Rosewood fretboard with or without matching headstock. Pau Ferro for lined and unlined fretless. Dual pickup models wired in parallel with 5 way switching. Single Humbucker models remain 3 way switching but with a new series mode. Alnico magnets for all humbucker pickups except Neodymium magnets for single coil pickups. A new 3 Band EQ pre-amp. Five bolt neck (not 6 as found on the regular SR5). Piezo option is not available. A total of approx 335 made consisting of approx 110 single H, approx 150 with HH and approx 75 with HS pickup configurations.

F08241...2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Rosewood.
F08250...4 Apl 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5.
F20503...18 May 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5.
F20526...2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Single H. Weight 9lbs 15oz.
F20639...17 July 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Maple neck. HH pickup configeration.
F20644...24 May 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Rosewood neck. Matching headstock. Single H.
F20669...27 June 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5.
F20676...20 June 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. HS pickup configeration.
F20682...2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Rosewood. HS pickup configeration.
F20693...31 July 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. HS pickup configeration.
F20712...3 Oct 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Rosewood with matching headstock. Single H.
F20721...2 Aug 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Single H.
F20744...3 Aug 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Rosewood with matching headstock. Single H pickup configeration.
F20827...20 Nov 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5.
F20839...31 Oct 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. HH pickup configeration.
F20843...2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Maple neck. Matching headstock. HH pickup configeration.
F20846...2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. Maple neck with matching headstock. HH pickup configeration.
F20866...23 Oct 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5 with Rosewood. Matching headstock.
F20889...11 Jan 2007. 20th Anniversary SR5. HH pickup configeration.


New model SR5 introduced at the Jan 2006 NAMM Show.
Limited Edition Black with Gold Hardware. Available with
Singleor Dual pickups. For all Basses except the SUB and
Silhouette.Not available with Maple fretboards.
Pic "Steve Dude Barr".

E53579...30 May 2006. Ltd Ed Black with Gold Hardware. HS pickup configuration.
E56555...19 Oct 2006. Ltd Ed Black with Gold Hardware. HH pickup configuration.


Sherwood Green. Depicted is E03162. "chuck 3 river".
See below. Only 25 made with this finish. Especially
made for German distributer "MusikMeyer".

E03132...07/98. Sherwood Green with Rosewood. Matching headstock. White Pearlpg. White PUP.
E03162...1998. Sherwood Green with Rosewood. Matching headstock. White Pearl pg. Serial located on neck plate. Affectionately known as "Robin" (Germany).
E03175...1998. Sherwood Green (Germany).
E03179...1998. Sherwood Green.


Copperhead Bronze. Depicted is E39543. "nismaniac".
See below. Less than 30 SR5's made with this finish.

E39401...2004. Copperhead Bronze.
E39543...2004. Copperhead Bronze. Copper pg.
E39591...DOB 26 Feb 2004. Copperhead Bronze. Copper pg.
E43226...08/04. Copperhead Bronze with Rosewood. Copper pg.



Flyer from Ernie Ball Bass Forum.

E55696...17 Feb 2009. Ball Family Reserve (B.F.R.). Black with ALL ROSEWOOD NECK.
E72021...17 Mar 2009. Tobacco Burst. ALL ROSEWOOD NECK. HH pickup configuration.
E72064...Certificate dated 20 Mar 2009. Ball Family Reserve (B.F.R.). Natural with ALL ROSEWOOD NECK. HS pickup configuration.
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